These are the artists that bring our mascots and stories to life:
Whenever Lena learned to hold a pen, she started drawing. Up to this day, she still loves to make art and spends hours making animated films. She has always watched My Little Pony and collected the figures, back since Generation 1. When Gen 4 was introduced, it didn’t take long before ponies had to be drawn. Lena has been involved with Hearth’s Warning Con since the start in 2014, she was the main artist who designed Ember and Glace.
Even though she left her committee position to take care of her daughter, she’s happy to still be part of the artist team of Hearth’s Warming Con. Now she happily lives with her husband, daughter and cats. Sometimes it’s difficult to combine being an artist and motherhood, but as long as you’re creative you will find a way to accomplish anything you want and be as happy as you can be.
Vera is an artist of all trades, dabbling in various fandoms and having many interests. Ever since friendship became magic, she’s added ponies to that arsenal. She is a member of the oldest Dutch doujinshi circle Cheesecake Studio and attends many cons throughout the year. Next to drawing, she also enjoys baking, gardening and taking care of her two cats.
Yuntao has always loved drawing and when she joined the fandom sometime during season 4, after watching Castle Mane-ia, she started to draw ponies as well. Her favourite characters to draw are Luna and Celestia, and ever since she joined the HWcon artist team for 2016, Ember has earned herself a spot next to the princesses.
Mapony240 got into my little pony some years ago, and loves watching cartoons and anime. She’s been drawing for quite some years, and has a slight unicorn obsession. Besides drawing she loves horse riding and traveling the world. Her aspiration is to become a veterinarian for small animals.
Flick has been into MLP:FIM since 2014. She’s also an avid collector of G1 and G2. As an aspiring illustrator she strives to make colorful designs in a variety of styles and loves making merchandise; which is something she loves to do for Hearth’s Warming Con.